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what are the chances of an average american person getting an internal parasite such as a tapeworm

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
Rare but happens: With our mandated inspection of meat production facilities, the U.S. Has nearly eliminated tapeworms and other intestinal parasites. You can still get ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Taenia: Tapeworms that effect humans fall into 3 types: Taenai Saginata (Beef tapeworm), Taenia Asiatic (Asian tapeworm) & Taenia solium (Pork tapeworm). ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Taenai: Tapeworms that effect humans fall into 3 types: Taenai Saginata (Beef tapeworm), Taenia Asiatic (Asian tapeworm) & Taenia solium (Pork tapeworm). ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Some asymptomatic: Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, symptoms of malabsorption, itching around the anus and other symptoms may occur, but sometimes you may hav ... Read More
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